An accident involving four vehicles has claimed the lives of two persons and injured eight others along Kaduna-Abuja expressway near Olam Farms on Friday.
The accident, it was gathered, happened when an over-speeding vehicle crashed with other vehicles driving in the opposite traffic.
Reports show that as a result of loss of control, the affected four vehicles crashed and veered off the road.
As at the time of this publication, security agencies have evacuated the dead victims while the survivors, some of whom were unconscious, are receiving medical attention in an undisclosed hospital.
Reacting to the accident, the state governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai said he was saddened by the report.
Governor El-Rufai warned drivers against traffic violations and advised them to desist from dangerous driving habits, especially driving against the flow of traffic.
He also commiserated with the family of the deceased and wishing the injured quick recovery.
The governor urged security agencies to ensure adequate enforcement of traffic laws in Kaduna State.